ARTICLES

 

 

September 14th, 2017
Afghanistan, North Korea and the War Against Black America: A Comment on Need for Black Left Unity

August 5th, 2016
Baltimore: Impunity for the Police and Prison for the Resisters

June 26th, 2016
Muhammad Ali and Dylann Roof: Contested Meanings and Contested Lies

February 12th, 2016
Beyonce and the Politics of Cultural Dominance

November 27th, 2015
Threats against Afro-Colombian Leaders from Buenaventura

November 19th, 2015
The Paris Attacks and the White Lives Matter Movement

November 4th, 2015
War, Repression and International Gangsterism: U.S. State Policy from Benghazi to Baltimore

September 16th, 2015
The Yemen Tragedy and the Ongoing Crisis of the Left in the United States

September 9th, 2015
Why is Cornel West Sheep-Dogging for the Democrats – Once Again?

September 2nd, 2015
Making Black Lives Matter in Riohacha, Colombia

July 22nd, 2015
The Assassination of Sandra Bland and the Struggle against State Repression

July 2nd, 2015
No ‘Je Suis Charleston’?: The De-politicization of Black Oppression

June 22nd, 2015
Closing the historical circle: White Terrorism at the Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church

May 21st, 2015
The Political Economy of Black Opposition to Free-Trade Neoliberalism

May 12th, 2015
Stopping the Trans-Pacific Partnership is a “Black Issue”

May 6th, 2015
Anti-Black Racism exposed in Israel and the U.S.

April 28th, 2015
Baltimore and the Human Right to Resistance: Rejecting the framework of the Oppressor

March 26th, 2015
Saudi Arabia Invasion of Yemen Perpetuates Chaos and Lawlessness in Middle-East

March 25th, 2015
Netanyahu’s victory is a victory for Palestinian Solidarity Movement

March 18th, 2015
The Israeli Election: The Obamafication of Israeli Oppression

March 13th, 2015
Selma, Obama and the Colonization of Black Resistance

February 17th, 2015
Obama’s Legacy: Permanent War and Liberal/Radical Accommodation?

February 4th, 2015
Repression and a green light for murder: The Government “shout out to the Africans out there”!

January 28th, 2015
Our girls are still not Home: Boko Haram and the Politics of Death

January 14th, 2015
The Charlie Hebdo White Power Rally in Paris: A Celebration of Western Hypocrisy

December 22nd, 2014
The Day that Black Lives did not matter in Panama

December 17th, 2014
The Torture Report and the End of U.S. Exceptionalism

December 4th, 2014
Black Lives Don’t matter in Racist, Capitalist “America”

November 25th, 2014
The Darren Wilson Non-indictment: Resistance to oppression is a human right!

November 19th, 2014
Violence and Resistance in Palestine: An African American Perspective on Israel/Palestine

October 8th, 2014
Race and Militarism from Ferguson to Syria: A letter to African Americans

August 6th, 2014
Sanctions for Russia and a Green Light for Israel to Continue War Crimes

July 29th, 2014
From Victim to Colonial Settler: Shifting the Paradigm on Israel

July 15th, 2014
Witness to an International Crime: Israeli State Terrorism in Gaza

June 25th, 2014
Iraq, Libya, Syria: Three reasons African Americans should oppose U.S. intervention in Africa

June 23rd, 2014
Bush, Blair, Obama and the Blood of the Innocents

June 5th, 2015
Elections in Syria: The People say no to foreign intervention

May 15th, 2014
From Benghazi to Boko Haram

May 4th, 2014
Racism in Sports: Not Donald Sterling But the Washington “Redskins”

May 1st, 2014
Corporate Oligarchy or People’s Democracy

April 22nd, 2014
The Jewish Community shootings

March 13, 2014
Ukraine and the Pathology of the Liberal Worldview: An African American Perspective

February 25th, 2014
The Syrian Subterfuge part two: The Case for Humanitarian War- Again

February 5th, 2014
Let Them Eat Symbols: Obama’s Plan for the Long-Term Unemployed

January 29, 2014
Planning for War and Deception: How the Obama Administration celebrates the King Holiday

January 21, 2014
Syria Peace Conference: the Obama’s Administration Orwellian Subterfuge

January 7th, 2014
The Budget Deal and Neoliberalism: The U.S. and South African Connection

December 10th, 2013
“People-centered” human rights as a framework for social transformation

October 4th, 2013
Spending, Debt and the Shutdown: The Bi-Partisan “Disappearance” of Race and Class”

September 26th, 2013
“An Africa American Perspective on U.S. Exceptionalism”

September 3rd, 2013
Humanitarian Imperialism: The Human Rights Gift that keeps giving to U.S. Imperialism

August 29th, 2013
“Cruise Missiles for al-Assad and Impunity for the Generals in Egypt: The Human Rights Hypocrisy of the West”

August 24th, 2013
“President Obama should not be Welcome at March on Washington Commemoration”

July 23rd, 2013
The Military Coup in Egypt: Requiem for a Revolution that Never Was”

July 9th, 2013
“From Egypt to Syria: Is the Gulf Cooperation Council the Tail that Wags the U.S. Dog?

May 21, 2013
The U.S. Press and repression in the Obama Era: A new Awakening or political theater?

May 14, 2013
U.S. Guilty of Genocide in Guatemala Should be real headline

May 1, 2013
May Day and the failure of the mainstream immigrant rights movement

April 16, 2013
“Operation Ghetto Storm”: The New Face of U.S. Fascism

April 4, 2013
The assassination of Dr. King and the suppression of the anti-war and peace perspectives

March 20, 2013
Global Research
War Crimes and Crimes against Humanity: The story of U.S. Exceptionalism in Iraq

January 24, 2013
Pambazuka News, Issue 614
Honor Dr. King by rejecting Obama phenomenon

January 21, 2013
Counterpunch
The Nobel Peace Prize as Marker of liberalism’s Moral Bankruptcy, The Descent: From Dr. King to Barack Obama

November 20, 2012
Common Dreams
From Syria to Gaza: The West’s Humanitarian Double Standards Exposed

September 27, 2012
Pambazuka News, Issue 599
Human rights and humanitarian imperialism in Syria, A view from an African American human rights defender

July 26, 2012
Black CommentatorIssue 482
Obama and me: An African American’s searchfor clarity

May 12, 2012
Frontlines of Revolutionary Struggle
A National Plan of Action on Racial Justice — a Call to Build an Independent People’s Movement for Power

May 8, 2012
People of Color Organize
Call for a National Plan of Action on Racial Justice is also a call to Build a Movement

May 6th, 2012
A Voice From the Margin
From Civil Rights BACK to Human Rights: Reclaiming the African American Radical Human Rights Tradition

April 19, 2012
Pambazuka News, Issue 581
From Anti-War to Anti-Imperialism: A Black Working Class Perspective on War and Movement Building, An excerpt from a presentation at the United National Anti-War Coalition national conference

April 3, 2012
People of Color Organize
Trayvon Martin and the Need for an Independent Human Rights Movement

December 28th, 2011
International verification mission reveals illegal mining in Afro-Colombian territory of La Toma

December 21, 2011
Commondreams
The US Defeat in Iraq and the Persistence of White Supremacy

February 21, 2011
A Voice From the Margin
U.S. Walks Tightrope On Democratic Reforms In Middle East But Speaks Different Language In Haiti

December 10, 2009
Colorlines
Op-Ed: Racial Equality Is a Human Right

January 26, 2009
New York Times Opinion
Letter: Human Rights at Home

August 23, 2006
YES! Magazine
Post-Katrina: What it means to be Displaced, 2006

Human Rights Learning, a Peoples Report
Published by: Peoples Movement for Human Rights
PART 4: A BRIEF HISTORY OF HUMAN RIGHTS CONSCIOUSNESS
Race, Rights and Resistance: African Americans and International Human Rights

September 15 2005, Issue 150
The Black Commentator
Hold the US Accountable: Internationally Recognize Rights of the Internally Displaced